June 2017

Finding the List Price “Tipping Points”

Posted on Jun 23, 2017

Setting the right list price for a home is a mystery for many sellers. How do you begin to determine what buyers are likely to pay for your property? After all, no two homes are exactly alike.

Yet, setting the right price is crucial. You need to avoid the two price “tipping points” that, if crossed, can cause you a lot of problems.

The first tipping...

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10 Great Reasons for Using a Realtor®

Posted on Jun 22, 2017

1. Working with a professional provides peace of mind.
Realtors® adhere to a strict code of ethics, are insured and are committed to ongoing education. They have intimate knowledge of sales and trends in the local marketplace and their knowledge of contract law also ensures paperwork is handled correctly.

2. Get information on new listings first.
Not...

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"Going Green" in Your Garden or Flower Bed

Posted on Jun 21, 2017

There has been a lot of emphasis lately on the importance of “going green”. That simply means being environmentally-responsible. You likely already recycle, use energy-efficient lights, and turn down your thermostat when no one is home. Yet, most of us don’t think about the garden or flower bed when we “think green”. We should. Here are a few pract...

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Handling a New Home Problem on Moving Day

Posted on Jun 06, 2017

Imagine buying a product from a store, taking it home, and then discovering there’s a problem with it. Disappointing, yes, but not a catastrophe. You can simply take it back for repair or exchange.

But, what if it’s moving day, and you discover there’s a problem with your new home? Whoa. A house isn’t so easily returned!

What are the most common prob...

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